GEM in the media
Now in its 13th year, the longevity and relevance of GEM research attracts media attention more and more frequently, with greater depth of coverage and by a broader range of publications.
In the first six months of 2011, articles citing GEM appeared in news sources at least 100 times per month. GEM was even referenced in US government cables published by Wikileaks.
GEM is covered worldwide; countries with the highest rates of news coverage have different economies and business characteristics. Brazil, Spain, the United States and South Africa all attract extremely high levels of coverage.
LATEST GEM MEDIA COVERAGE
Below are a few prime examples of how the mainstream global media uses GEM as the basis for stories, articles, features and opinion pieces.
THE WASHINGTON POST - December 2011
Three reasons women start fewer businesses than men
THE GUARDIAN - March 2011
Uncorking sustainable enterprise: could an index be created that showed the capacity of countries to build new entrepreneurs?
THE ECONOMIST - January 2011
The crescent and the company
INC. MAGAZINE – January 2011
In Norway, Start-ups Say Ja to Socialism
FORBES - September 2011
How Much Do Informal Investors Put into Start-ups?
BBC NEWS - June 2011
Report calls for action plan over Scottish start-ups
WALL STREET JOURNAL - January 2010
Business Formation Tumbles 10% in wealthiest countries